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NHS to fund Ashya King's treatment in Czech Republic

The NHS is to pay for five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King's proton beam therapy treatment in the Czech Republic.

His parents Brett and Naghemeh King sparked an international police hunt after they took their son out of Southampton General Hospital and travelled to Prague for the treatment which was not available for him on the NHS.

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Hospital: Ashya parents can visit at any time

The Spanish hospital at which five-year-old cancer patient Ashya King is currently being treated will allow his parents to visit at any time, a spokesperson has told ITV News

Brett and Naghmeh King are due to be released from prison near Madrid tonight, after which they will attempt to reach the hospital, which lies 300 miles away in Malaga,

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